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Kirk Kerkorian

UCLA Violates a Long-Standing Regent's Bequest and Endangers One of the Rarest Private Japanese Gardens in the United States

Charles A. Birnbaum | Posted 07.02.2012 | Los Angeles
Charles A. Birnbaum

Preservation of significant designed landscapes, as I've written previously, is no easy matter, so any entity's pledge to maintain a nationally important work of landscape architecture "in perpetuity" is a victory.

Kirk Kerkorian To Pay $10.25 Million In Child Support

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian agreed Friday to pay more than $10 million in back child support plus $100,000 a month for a child his ...

6 Hefty High-Profile Divorce Settlements

The Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

We all know divorce can be costly, but what if the parties are worth millions--or even billions? When the monetary stakes are that high, settlements c...

L.A.'s Billionaires Lost Big Last Year (SLIDESHOW)

Los Angeles Business Journal Online | LABJ STAFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Los Angeles may have famously gorgeous weather, but the economic climate is far from bright. The Los Angeles Business Journal reports that the 50 rich...

MGM Mirage's Kerkorian May Offer Up Casinos To Avoid Default

Bloomberg | Beth Jinks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

March 16 (Bloomberg) -- MGM Mirage, seeking to modify lending terms on its unsecured debt and avoid default as gambling activity withers, is in talks ...

Kirk Kerkorian Unloads Remaining Ford Shares

AP | DAN STRUMPF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian has sold his remaining 5 percent stake in Ford Motor Co., according to his investment company, Tr...

Five Mistakes by DC and Detroit Hurt Detroit Three's Survival Shances

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Sen. Reid's new bailout bill for the Detroit Three does not set additional fuel-economy requirements, nor does it establish a government oversight board. That's two strikes against getting our money's worth.

NHTSA: Ford's Chinese Tire Troubles; Kerkorian Selling Ford; Unsafe Knock-Offs; Americans Driving Less

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

There's good news, bad news and -- finally -- some smart, encouraging news by and for American drivers.

Americans are driving much less; But one area of the country can't get any gas or diesel at all

Steve Parker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Parker

Gas shortages through a major swath of the country? Stations running dry? Welcome Back, 1974! When does the rationing start ... again? Americans are ...

Kerkorian Seeks To Boost Stake In Ford

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — Billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian, making another attempt to shape the U.S. automotive industry, disclosed Monday that he had acquir...